(From the Guestbook page
and the online book Frank Sinatra: An American Legend
by Nancy Sinatra
APRIL 1213, 1985:
At the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas.
APRIL 13, 1984: FS
and Quincy Jones joined to record the album L.A. Is My Lady
in New York City at A&R studios. Songs: "Until the Real Thing Comes Along," "After You've Gone" and "L.A. Is My Lady."
MARCH 2830 AND APRIL 1315, 1980:
In Atlantic City, he performed nine shows over a six-day period at Resorts International.
APRIL 1215, 2021, 1979:
He performed for six nights at Resorts International in Atlantic City.
APRIL 1316, 1978:
He completed his postponed engagement at the Sunrise Musical Theater in Fort Lauderdale.
APRIL 12MAY 23, 1977:
After a week at home, Dad went on the road with a series of appearances in small venues: the Circle Star Theater in San Carlos, California, the Latin Casino in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, and a week with Dean Martin at the Westchester Premier Theater in Tarrytown, New York.
APRIL 827, 1974:
Frank began a tour to benefit the Variety Clubs International, appearing for the first time since 1963 at New York's Carnegie Hall. In Variety
one critic wrote: "He did everything right. They shook, yelled, stomped, clapped together, stood up at least five times." Mary Campbell of the Associated Press added, "He proved he's still Chairman of the Board." At $150 a head, the show brought in $250,000 for the show business charity that protects homeless, abused and orphaned children. The tour took him next to Providence, Detroit, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and Chicago.
APRIL 13MAY 3, 1966:
Back to the Sands Hotel in Las Vegas.
APRIL 922, 1958:
Back at the Sands, he played two shows a night for two solid weeks to the usual SRO crowds.
APRIL 13, 1947:
At the Waldorf-Astoria in New York, Dad received the Thomas Jefferson Award for his fight against intolerance. That same day, he was interviewed by Walter Winchell and Louella Parsons on their radio shows.
APRIL 128, 1942:
Back in New York after a series of one-nighters in the Midwest, the [Tommy Dorsey] band returned for a blockbuster month at the Paramount.
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